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Why choose UIndy and the Design Spine experience? 

The "design spine" curriculum emphasizes project-oriented courses with practical, hands-on experience and collaboration on real-world projects. Students who study a broader variety of subjects develop valuable communication skills, such as business and technical writing, public speaking and presentation readiness. 

Watch the video to learn more about UIndy's Design Spine.

Project Based Learning (PBL)

UIndy's Engineering Programs use PBL, a highly valued technique of learning. This method combines academic content with advanced skill development, such as collaboration, communication and critical thinking through rigorous, real-world class projects. PBL increases your retention of material through in-depth coursework and projects related to experiences you'll have in the field, providing students with the opportunity to build a strong knowledge in engineering through exploration. 

Design Spine integration 

This unique educational experience encourages students to become immersed in the engineering world by challenging themselves to think bigger, imagine greater and continuously work to improve and expand their knowledge. 


*Pending final approval from the Higher Learning Commission.